SZ1891 : Mudeford, from the Spit

taken 67 years ago, near to Mudeford, Dorset, Great Britain

Mudeford, from the Spit
Mudeford, from the Spit
A view across the tidal race that separates Mudeford from Mudeford Spit, as it appeared in 1950. The tide race could be crossed by ferry: at that time, this consisted of a large rowing boat propelled by an aged oarsman, who stood up in the boat facing forwards as his dozen or so passengers gripped the sides of the boat with white knuckles hoping that their sixpence had not bought them a passage into the next world.
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SZ1891, 402 images   (more nearby )
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Date Taken
24 August 1950   (more nearby)
Submitted
Thursday, 25 January, 2007
Category
Ferryport   (more nearby)
Subject Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 184 917 [100m precision]
WGS84: 50:43.4781N 1:44.4414W
Camera Location
OSGB36: geotagged! SZ 184 915
View Direction
North-northeast (about 22 degrees)
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